Roberta Barber, 80, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, December 31, 2018, at her residence.
She was a member of Thankful Missionary Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her father, Bennie William Mosteller; mother, Ida Ray Arvin; sister, Margaretann Johnson; grandson, Nehemiah Johnson.
Survivors include her children, Maryann Gaines, Genedale Evans, both of Chattanooga, Willie (Stephanie) Owens of Powder Springs, Ga., Frankie Johnson of Chattanooga, Marvin (Tara) Gaines of Pensacola, Fl., Vinson (Nameka) Gaines, and Gay Gaines, both of Chattanooga; 18 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; 20 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Gloria Mosteller of Akron, Oh.; nieces, Beverly (John) Clay and Princess (Herbert) Elder, both of Chattanooga; nephew, Jacob Love; a host of other relatives and friends.
She will lie in state on Friday, Jan. 11, after 12:30 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be on Saturday, Jan. 12, at 11 a.m. at Thankful Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Oscar Lockhart as the eulogist. Burial will be in Forest Hills Cemetery.